Younger Americans live where it's cheap and older ones live where it's relaxing.

Recent research reinforces something we’ve heard before: most millennials aren’t buying homes. At least not enough to lower the average age of homeowners throughout the 100 largest cities in America. How old is that? Fifty-four and the youngest are 42, according to a study from loan marketplace LendingTree.

Another confirmation is where different generations are attracted to. The cities with the youngest homeowners are in more hip areas like Austin, Texas. Meanwhile, all of the older ones flock to cities down in sunny South Florida.

Click or swipe through to see where the youngest and oldest homeowners in the country reside…

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